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Norway Threatens Palestinian Aid Cut Over Racism, Violence in Textbooks

The Norwegian parliament called on the Palestinian Authority on Thursday to remove violent, racist and antisemitic materials from its school curriculum, or else face...

December 5, 2019 5:37 pm

‘The Trouble With Jews Today’: UK Newspaper Embroiled in Antisemitism Row Over Trendy Philosopher’s Op-Ed Attacking Israeli ‘Occupation’

British newspaper The Independent on Thursday amended an article in its opinion section to remove the phrase "the trouble with Jews today" after readers slammed the outlet for publishing a generic attack on Jewish people. An...

Pro-Israel Democratic Group Slams Bernie Sanders for Failing to Disassociate Himself From Campaign Surrogate Linda Sarsour After Latest Antisemitic Outburst

A top pro-Israel Democratic group has called out presidential candidate Bernie Sanders for failing to disassociate himself from prominent supporter Linda Sarsour following her latest antisemitic outburst. “As Democrats committed to progressive values, we wish we...

88 Groups Urge US Education Dept. to Prevent Misuse of Taxpayer Funds to Boycott Israel

Eighty-eight groups urged the US Department of Education on Wednesday to safeguard against the misuse of federal funds to promote boycotts of Israel in academia. In a letter to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, a coalition...

December 5, 2019 12:32 pm

Top UK Jewish Group Welcomes Poll Showing Plurality of Britons Oppose Boycotting Israel

A major UK Jewish organization welcomed the results of a new survey that showed a...

December 5, 2019 11:28 am

Iran Denounces EU Letter Raising Alarm About Its Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missiles as ‘Desperate Falsehood’

Iran's foreign minister on Thursday launched a savage verbal attack on France, the UK and...

December 5, 2019 11:23 am

National University of Singapore Partners With Tel Aviv University on Quantum Research

CTech - The National University of Singapore (NUS) has signed an agreement for scientific cooperation...

December 5, 2019 11:20 am

North Carolina Rep. Greg Murphy Touts ‘Critical’ US-Israel Relationship

JNS.org - Republican Rep. Greg Murphy defeated the former mayor of Greenville, NC, Democrat Allen...

December 5, 2019 11:07 am

Portugal Becomes 34th International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance Member

JNS.org - Portugal became the 34th full member of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA)...

December 5, 2019 5:37 pm

Norway Threatens Palestinian Aid Cut Over Racism, Violence in Textbooks

The Norwegian parliament called on the Palestinian Authority on Thursday to remove violent, racist and antisemitic materials from its school curriculum, or else face a...

December 5, 2019 4:12 pm

‘The Trouble With Jews Today’: UK Newspaper Embroiled in Antisemitism Row Over Trendy Philosopher’s Op-Ed Attacking Israeli ‘Occupation’

British newspaper The Independent on Thursday amended an article in its opinion section to remove the phrase "the trouble with Jews today" after readers slammed...

December 5, 2019 3:36 pm

Pro-Israel Democratic Group Slams Bernie Sanders for Failing to Disassociate Himself From Campaign Surrogate Linda Sarsour After Latest Antisemitic Outburst

A top pro-Israel Democratic group has called out presidential candidate Bernie Sanders for failing to disassociate himself from prominent supporter Linda Sarsour following her latest...

December 5, 2019 3:14 pm

88 Groups Urge US Education Dept. to Prevent Misuse of Taxpayer Funds to Boycott Israel

Eighty-eight groups urged the US Department of Education on Wednesday to safeguard against the misuse of federal funds to promote boycotts of Israel in academia. In...

December 5, 2019 12:32 pm

Top UK Jewish Group Welcomes Poll Showing Plurality of Britons Oppose Boycotting Israel

A major UK Jewish organization welcomed the results of a new survey that showed a plurality of Britons opposed boycotting Israel. The poll, conducted by BICOM,...

December 5, 2019 11:28 am

Iran Denounces EU Letter Raising Alarm About Its Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missiles as ‘Desperate Falsehood’

Iran's foreign minister on Thursday launched a savage verbal attack on France, the UK and Germany after the three EU nations circulated a letter at...

December 5, 2019 11:23 am

National University of Singapore Partners With Tel Aviv University on Quantum Research

CTech - The National University of Singapore (NUS) has signed an agreement for scientific cooperation in the fields of science and quantum research with Tel...

December 5, 2019 11:20 am

North Carolina Rep. Greg Murphy Touts ‘Critical’ US-Israel Relationship

JNS.org - Republican Rep. Greg Murphy defeated the former mayor of Greenville, NC, Democrat Allen Thomas, in a special election on Sept. 10 in the...

December 5, 2019 11:07 am

Portugal Becomes 34th International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance Member

JNS.org - Portugal became the 34th full member of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) on Wednesday. The IHRA posted the announcement on Twitter: “Congratulations to...

December 5, 2019 10:57 am

House to Vote on Resolution Reaffirming Two-State Solution

JNS.org - The US House of Representatives is slated to vote Friday on a resolution reaffirming two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It was introduced by Reps....

December 5, 2019 10:50 am

Republican Neo-Nazi and Holocaust Denier to Run for Congress Again in Illinois

JNS.org - Holocaust denier and neo-Nazi Arthur Jones has filed to again run for the Republican nomination for the US House of Representatives in the...

December 5, 2019 10:31 am

In a Surprise Move, 13 Countries Vote Against Anti-Israel Resolution at the UN

JNS.org - Thirteen countries changed their voting pattern at the United Nations on Tuesday, voting against an annual resolution that supports a pro-Palestinian UN agency. Germany,...

December 5, 2019 10:12 am

Report: Japan Plans to Send 270 Sailors to Middle East to Guard Ships

Japan is working on a plan to send about 270 seamen to the Middle East to guard ships supplying Japan under a law that allows...

December 5, 2019 10:06 am

Legal Experts Called by Democrats Tell Congress That Trump’s Actions are Impeachable

Three legal experts told US lawmakers on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's efforts to pressure Ukraine to investigate a political rival amounted to impeachable offenses,...

Culture

Comedian Tiffany Haddish Throws Lavish ‘Black Mitzvah’ Party on Her 40th Birthday

Comedian and actress Tiffany Haddish celebrated her 40th birthday on Tuesday...

Thousands of Brazilians Take Part in Israeli Social Music Initiative

Thousands of Brazilians gathered on Sunday at Sao Paulo’s Estaiada Bridge to take...

Features

How to Fight the Cultural BDS Movement

One of the good things about the bad times of today is that people are not staying silent about rising...

‘New Hope’ in Fight Against Tay-Sachs Disease

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School are touting a possible breakthrough in the fight against Tay-Sachs disease, a...

Opinion

US Muslim Group Proudly Brags of Dealing with ‘Zionism’ on a &#...

Its leaders won't condemn terrorist groups like Hamas or Hezbollah, but the founder and executive director of the Council on...

Israel

Israel’s UN Mission Commemorates Expulsion of Middle Eastern and North Af...

Israel’s UN Mission commemorated on Wednesday the expulsion of the Jews of the Middle East and North Africa, holding an...

Middle East

US Says Iran May Have Killed More Than 1,000 in Recent Protests

Iranian security forces may have killed more than 1,000 people since protests over gasoline price hikes began in mid-November, US Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook said on Thursday. "As the truth is...

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